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CSPAN
Oct 31, 2012 7:00am EDT
and spend, tax-and-spend. we need to grow the economy. mitt romney will get done. i will be working with mitt romney to get this economy moving to get the job we need. it's not more tax. we have a spending problem in washington. it's not a revenue problem. ms. hochul thinks it's a revenue problem. >> congresswoman? trendy where do i begin? first, you can't wave a magic wand and say the economy is working again. there's a lot of policies that to go in place first. we have a $16 trillion debt in this country. it is crushing our young people and the next generation. i support a balanced budget amendment. i support $2.4 trillion cut but i won't do is blow up another trillion dollars hold them at all refuge deficit by allowing tax breaks for millionaires and that is to continue. chris, when you sign the pledge, which it did -- he went to court, of course not a small deficit, 6% increase. the second largest in a decade you're trying to force of almost over already paying for that every time we open our bills. you sign a pledge, and now you're pledging -- [inaudible] i have a problem with
FOX News
Oct 31, 2012 3:00pm PDT
immigration. no wonder that romney emphasized economy in september interview with univision. >> there are 2 million more hispanics in post officeerty today than when the president took office. we have had 56 straight months with unemployment above 10% for hispanic-americans. unacceptable. >> bush got 44% of the hispanic vote in 2004. polls show romney getting a little more than half that. bret? >> bret: jim, thanks. still ahead -- look at some of the big-time gaffes made by the vice president in recent days that have gone under the radar. first, transportation woes continue in the wake of sandy. ford c-max hybrid. when you're carrying a lot of weight, c-max has a nice little trait, you see, c-max helps you load your freight, with its foot-activated lift gate. but that's not all you'll see, cause c-max also beats prius v, with better mpg. say hi to the all-new 47 combined mpg c-max hybrid. [ male announcer ] it's time for medicare open enrollment. are you ready? time to compare plans and see what's new. you don't have to make changes, but it's good to look. maybe you can find better covera
CSPAN
Oct 31, 2012 8:30am EDT
governor romney dealing with the good economy in new hampshire, 5.7% unemployment? guest: it is a little tricky, if your main message nationwide is the economy and new hampshire's economy, their unemployment rate is so low. it is lightly tricky. one issue that the democrats have been using both for the presidential election and in our gubernatorial races is the issue of abortion. that has been something that has been highly significant in the advertising that china seen on new hampshire television. one thing that's interesting, being in a swing state, if you are watching nationwide and you're not in a swing states, is if you turn on the tv or radio, is all advertising. if you are local automobile dealer trying to sell your cars, you really have a hard time getting your ads in. it's nonstop. so you see a positive ad for the president and then a - 1. and then the same for governor romney. -- a positive ad for the president and then a negative ad, and then the same for governor romney. it can get confusing. i'm sure voters are confused to some degree at. this at host: when you look a
PBS
Oct 31, 2012 4:00am EDT
economy better? governor romney. number 3, who do you think cares more about you? >> president obama. >> right. >> rose: must be 4 who is better in foreign policy? >> president obama. >> rose: right. >> what would you add to that? those are the basic kind of -- >> well there is a different variations of cares about people, who understands the middle class. i thought all along, governor romney on those questions, those character and trade questions, governor romney needed to do three things. on cares about you, understands the middle class be closer than he could have been, he couldn't lose those by large double digit margins and narrowed those. couldn't win them, had no narrow them. had plans for the economy needed a significant lead. the president has been ahead at times, kind of remarkable and three is, is favorable, unfavorable, governor romney went into the general election season based on most polls as the worst nominee of either party ever in terms of do you like this person or not? do you think of them favorably, unfavorably, he has really improved and in fact in some po
FOX Business
Oct 30, 2012 8:00pm EDT
are for obama or romney, it gets back to the economy. and you know what would hurt, president obama, is if stock market tanked -- there is that. neil: i wish we had more time, rolling stone article, getting talk that president comment i'll cut to initial calling mitt romney, a bis bs 'er, were you struck by that? seemed out of character for a president we're told does not curse that much. a lot of republicans that look at that as well say, well, it takes one to know one. >> i was in oval office interviewing the president, after we left that is when it happened much he is telling the story, he may have been trying to be a little bit hip for rolling stone. this past week he did not just rolling stone but mtv, and things maybe he thought that would appeal. neil: but rolling stone, and i imagine you knew that would be the quote people would seize on? >> well, you know, it went up for a day, and ap did not pick up on it, and it popped, i went on charlie rose, cbs in morning and drudge report put it on the top it took off for a half day, then i don't know if it hurt or helped. neil: they
CNBC
Oct 31, 2012 7:00pm EDT
spending and you have mitt romney leading on the economy on spending, on jobs and who can get things done. that's not going to change with a couple of events today. i think what's more important is what's going to happen with those jobs numbers on friday to kind of crystallize this campaign. but the reason why we're seeing the models the way we are, is intensity of republicans is so much higher than democrats. that's not going to change with today's event. >> i was stunned, you tell me whether you buy into this or not. gallup ran a poll that says those who already voted, romney is ahead 42 -- i beg your pardon. 52-45. the whole obama strategy, as i understood it, was to get their voters out, then proclaim it and advertise it so they get a tidal wave. gallup says it's romney's early voters who are winning. is that possible? is it accurate? do you buy it? >> i don't know if it's totally accurate from what we're hearing on the ground. that's been the case in colorado. it's been the case in florida. what we are seeing in all the states is that the margin of lead that the democrats tradit
MSNBC
Oct 31, 2012 3:00pm EDT
broadly speaking romney's performing worse in states where the economy is doing well and like in iowa and the unemployment rate is lower than it is in ohio so i think it's not just as simple of whether the economy is doing well and other factors at play. >> nate, let's talk about early voting a little bit. out of the obama campaign since the first baebt when the polls tightened is ground game and the early voting numbers are very strong and now republicans are pushing back saying, yeah, well they're quote/unquote cannibalizing democrats always going to puvote and pushing the earlier. does the president have an advantage in early voting? >> it's hard to discern whether early voters are people going to vote anyway. the republicans are right. if you move election day voters to two weeks it doesn't make a difference but the democrats are performing well in early voting and some states like nevada and north carolina and florida i think you can make the case that they're performing pretty close to '08 and not an especially close election and other states like ohio and iowa i think the numbe
MSNBC
Oct 31, 2012 12:00pm PDT
economy, how to create jobs. the president stresses a bigger role for government than mitt romney does and that's the argument. that's the only point about the spherics of communal effort. no, but it's definitely about jobs and the economy. are you kidding me? the voracity of where jeeps are made in ohio or in china tells you everything you need to know about what this election is all about. this election comes down to the question of whether all the jeeps are going to be made in toledo or whether some of are also going to be made in china. that's the election in a nutshell. the jeep, not the storm, but the jeep is really the symbol of this election. >> howard, if you can be a fly on the wall in boston and chicago at the same time -- >> i've tried. >> -- where do you think they would feel more benefit from the race being frozen, knocked off the a-block and the headline? the president getting to perform the job, be the commander in chief and romney reduced to figure out what to do here and make the campaign events and relief events, when's feeling more benefit from the way the race has
MSNBC
Oct 31, 2012 3:00am PDT
, say the economy's getting better. only 17% say it's getting worse. that is mitt romney going up against such a strong headwind. at least in the buckeye state. it is hard to see how he picks up those five points over the next six days. >> it's very hard, as we said before, you've seen a lot of polling. this polling is not an outlier. we saw the quinnipiac poll from a couple weeks ago had a five-point lead. a lot of polls have the president leading by two, three, four, five points, good, solid polls by good, solid outfits that are all coming in consistently in that same range. you know, it is 52% optimistic about the economy. it's not a surprise that president obama is over 50% in that poll. that's the other thing that's striking about that poll. president obama, he's not at 47%, but 48%, he is at 50% now in ohio. and it's a very tough road to hoe for the romney campaign given the weight of the numbers and the internals of these polls. >> as willie geist brought up, there are so few undecideds in the state of ohio, that you look at the internals and the early voting going to the p
MSNBC
Oct 31, 2012 6:00am EDT
the economy is getting better. 47% think the economy is staying the same or getting worse. and when asked who cares more about people like them, president obama leads mitt romney by almost 18 points. john heilemann, if it's ohio, ohio, ohio and the president's maintaining a five-point lead and he's ahead 2-1 in early voting in ohio based on this poll, if you assume that the people at quinnipiac are not in the tank for barack obama and are not sniffing glue and none of us at this table believe that because, again, four years ago and two years ago, quinnipiac was really one of the most accurate polls. >> yeah. >> then this is a firewall that is going to be hard for mitt romney to get past. >> it's sure starting to look like that and has for a while. we've seen a lot of polling, and there's been some variance on this. i don't think there's been a poll that's had romney closer than two in ohio. there was one ohio poll -- >> this weekend. >> i forgot about that momentarily. but mostly what we've seen over the last months and acutely over the last couple weeks is a lot of polling that has
MSNBC
Oct 30, 2012 11:00pm PDT
, and romney has promised to roll back the fuel economy incentives. it's going to endanger the planet, and it's going to endanger young men and women who have to go to the middle east to import the oil. >> professor, back in the '60s we called such people pigs. pigs, no, really. they don't care about the planet, don't care about the destruction of war, all they care about is their stuff, and they want more of it. is that what we're talking about, greed? i'm talking about people who is working in a coal mine. that's hard work. i'm talking about those that won't listen to you or science because they want more stuff? >> listen, chris, i'm not into name calling here. >> well, i am. >> fine, that's your job, not mine. we have a serious job to do. the administration has actually started to put in regulations to reduce emissions. u.s. emissions are actually down modestly. we have a long way to go. we're going to have to do this by all getting together and acting cooperatively. we have to do in our own lives what we can, get those energy efficient appliances and cars. we have to encourage the
MSNBC
Oct 31, 2012 11:00am PDT
him in polls optimistic and bullish on the state of the economy. if you're a romney voter or you're leaning towards romney in the polls probably have the opposite view. that's where we're going to see in the exit polls come november 6th. >> all right. thank you very much. we appreciate it. taking the audience to breaking news. new video, president obama walking off the helicopter after the aerial tour of new jersey with governor chris christie right there who's certainly been praising the president's response to the storm. we'll hear from the two of them likely within the hour. or very soon. about to take a ground tour. imagine they're talking with people who lost everything or much of what they have. so we'll bring it to you. another image of the day likely the image so many will be talking about and maybe leading up to the election. one of the chief surrogates for governor romney side by side with president obama as they should be in crisis. like this. and we'll have much more on that. president obama will return to the campaign trail tomorrow after wrapping up the tour of the sto
PBS
Oct 31, 2012 1:00am PDT
the economy than ca the data would actually warrant. governor romney wants to feature everything that's negative, without acknowledging anything that's positive about the economy. and if people fture one of le those indictments without pickinup the other compensatory body of information, they don't have the whole picture. the reality is the economic o indicators right now are mixed. and you have a new obama ad on the air that's trying tfeature thfe ones that are positive in order to increase the likelihoot that you think about those as not the hether country is better off now than it would've been, had obama not been president. we were in a deep recession. and president obama's having the difficulty of having to make the argument that, "things are better than they would have been, had i not done what i have done." but ty're still not what they ought to be. and that's a tough case for the incumbent. and governor romney's exploitiut it every inch of the way. >> my favorite whopper was when paul ryan said that the reason that they don't want to say how they will change the loopholes
WHUT
Oct 31, 2012 6:00pm EDT
president obama and republican presidential hopeful mitt romney debated issues of foreign policy and the economy, we turn to world-renowned political dissident, linguist, author, and mit professor noam chomsky. in a recent speech, professor chomsky examined topics largely ignored or glossed over during the campaign -- from china to the arab spring, to global warming and the nuclear threat posed by israel versus iran. he spoke last month at the university of massachusetts in amherst, at any event sponsored by the center for popular economics. his talk was entitled, "who owns the world?" >> when i was thinking about these remarks, i had two topics in mind. i could not decide between them. pretty obvious ones. one topic is, what are the most important issues that we face? the second topic is, what issues are not being treated seriously or at all in the quadrennial frenzy now under way called in election? but i realize that there is no problem. it is not a hard choice. they are the same topic. there are reasons for it, which are very significant in and of themselves. i would like to retu
MSNBC
Oct 30, 2012 10:00pm EDT
these events. without that infrastructure, those communities will cease to exist and our economy will take a devastating blow. >> mark merritt, thank you for joining us tonight. >> thank you. >>> coming up, republican governor chris christie is very glad that barack obama is president. this week, anyway. >>> and later, mitt romney had a campaign event that he refused to admit was a campaign event. karen finney and jonathan capehart will join me on that. >>> and mitt romney thinks things will magically change for the better. and he got one newspaper to believe him. that's how he got their editorial endorsement. and that's in the "rewrite." i was once used for small jobs. and i took on all the bigger, tougher ones. but with mr. clean's new select-a-size magic eraser, he can take on any size job. at least we don't go near rex's mobile home as often. what are you, scared? [ dog barks ] aah! oh! [ male announcer ] new mr. clean select-a-size magic eraser. >>> new jersey governor chris christie gave the keynote address at the republican national convention. today he spoke in favor of s
MSNBC
Oct 30, 2012 10:00pm PDT
communities will cease to exist, and our economy will take a devastating blow. >> mark merritt, thank you for joining us tonight. >> thank you. >>> coming up, republican governor chris christie is very glad that barack obama is president, this week anyway. >>> and later, mitt romney had a campaign event that he refused to admit was a campaign event. karen finney and jonathan capehart will join me on that. and mitt romney thinks things will magically change for the better, and he got one newspaper to believe him. that's how he got their editorial endorsement, and that's in the "rewrite." congre. in celebration of over 75 years of our government employees insurance company, or geico...as most of you know it. ...i propose savings for everyone! i'm talking hundreds here... and furthermore.. newcaster: breaking news. the gecko is demanding free pudding. and political parties that are actual parties! with cake! and presents! ah, that was good. too bad nobody could hear me. geico. fifteen minutes could save you fifteen percent or more on car insurance. >>> new jersey governor chris christie gave the
CSPAN
Oct 31, 2012 5:00pm EDT
, they did not come through that evening in 1960. host: how is governor romney dealing with the good economy in new hampshire? 5.7% unemployment rate? guest: is tricky if your main message is the economy and new hampshire's the economy and unemployment rate is so low. it is slightly tricky. one issue the democrats have been using for the presidential election and in our gubernatorial race is the issue of abortion. and that has been something that has been highly significant -- is significant in the advertising i have seen on new hampshire television. being in a swing state, if you are watching nationwide, you turn on the television or radio, it is all advertising. if you are a local auto dealer and are trying to sell your cars, you have a hard time getting your ads in at this point. it is nonstop. you see a positive ad for the president, then a negative ad against the president. a positive ad for governor romney, then a negative ad for governor romney. it is interesting, even for somebody like me who is in the business of politics, it can get very confusing. i am sure that voters are
FOX Business
Oct 31, 2012 5:00pm EDT
romney is talking about now, two things happen, melissa. the growth rate of the economy went up. that is a good thing. secondly even more surprising the fell, the share of taxes paid by the rich increased. melissa: i love your book, steve. petite, manageable. see, its brilliance is contained in a petite package so you can get through the whole thing. thanks so much. thanks for coming on the show. good luck with the book. >> thanks, melissa. melissa: here is the question of the day, do you think rich people pay enough taxes? i enjoyed reading everybody's responses on twitter. facebook.com/melissafrancisfox or follow me on twitter, melissaafrancis. i tweeted back a lot of your remarks. >> a presidential diss? mayor bloomberg takes a pass on a presidential visit to new york city. i think it is a smart move. possibly my favorite government official is here to disagree with me. that is coming up next. >>> plus sanctions are sending iran's economy into chaos but its stock market is killing it, gaining 30% in three months. how is this happening? we'll explain it. you can never have too much
FOX News
Oct 31, 2012 11:00am EDT
endorsed barack obama in 2008, switched its allegiances and endorsed mitt romney as the guy best suited to deal with the economy. jenna. jenna: keep an eye what is happening in florida and rest of breaking news in politics and otherwise. carl, thank you. jon: the weather has affected election and campaigning plans and hundreds of miles from the eye of the storm, sandy's violent outer bands prompted weather warnings. they kicked up massive waves. this is the no the ocean. these are the great lakes. how much damage did the storm do there? we'll speak to the commander of michigan's emergency management office coming up. >>> startling new numbers out of europe. what the unemployment rate says about the recovery there, and the chances europe could be headed toward another recession. [shouting] many of my patients still clean their dentures with toothpaste. but they have to use special care in keeping the denture clean. dentures are very different to real teeth. they're about 10 times softer and may have surface pores where bacteria can multiply. polident is designed to clean dentures
WETA
Oct 31, 2012 6:00pm EDT
weeks and months. i think you will have an optimistic tone for the president. mitt romney will be going after obama more through his sarah gets. he will have to discuss why there are better times ahead. why he can manage the economy. that has been lackluster. i think that home would be kinder. >> how long does it take and how much does it cost to rebuild the battered communities? in japan, they are still asking that question a year after the tsunami. billions of dollars destined for reconstruction have been misspent. >> the images of the massive it tsunami is surging ashore in march 2011 are indelibly burned into the members of people around the world. the destruction was on a scale few people had ever seen before and many found it hard to comprehend. the coastline more than 250 rsteme lg wass left utterly devastated. whole town's white from the map in a matter of minutes. it was clear that the cleanup and rebuilding was going to be an enormous effort. the biggest since the end of world war ii. the japanese government to decide 150 billion u.s. dollars to fund it. it turns out tha
FOX News
Oct 31, 2012 3:00am EDT
struggle, the costs of every day life is going up. >> our country needs jobs, a healthy economy, and plan for our future. >> that's why we're voting for mitt romney and paul ryan. >> sean: here's the thing that is rare, where they're both about the same. democrats are actually leading through a big part of that. is that not as effective as the ad which says my first time and comparing losing your virgin see to your first time voting? >> let's be honest. those ads are pathetic and they ought to be ashamed. this ad communicates to women on the issues they care about. again, there's no yelling, no screaming, no accusations. p sean, what no one has talked about is how the republican campaign is now almost 50% positive. you don't hear any positive ads for barack obama. romney's made a very smart decision here, running ads that explain what he believes in and what he's going to do. >> sean: so all the momentum is moving in governor romney's direction. who would have thought they had to send bill clinton to minnesota and biden to pennsylvania. they've got to shore up michigan. they're fight
FOX News
Oct 31, 2012 10:00am PDT
well. >> romney! romney! romney! romney! [cheers and applause] now, you probably know as i think about what we need to do, i actually have a plan with five key steps to get this economy going. and to make sure that when you graduate, there'll be a job there and to give those 23 million people -- get those 23 million people working and to make sure we help those people get off of food stamps because they've got good jobs and incomes, and these five steps will create 12 million jobs. and because of those jobs you'll see more take home pay, and you may know what those steps are, but just to remind you. number one, because of an interesting development in technology, we learned not just how to drill into the earth vertically, but also how to go horizontally and to tap into pockets of oil and gas, and by virtue of that, we have a lot more of that stuff than we thought, and if we take full advantage of our coal and renewables and nuclear, america, north america could be energy independent in eight years. [cheers and applause] and to help us along i'll make sure and build that pipeline from canada as well. number two, a nation which is highly productive, and by the way, you hear
CNN
Oct 31, 2012 4:00am PDT
nashua, new hampshire. the editorial board writes we are confident romney is the candidate who would tackle 9 serious issues facing this nation starting with jobs, the economy and the debt. in the end we couldn't say the same about the president. that paper endorse ed barack oba in 2008. and we're getting late word that mitt romney and paul ryan will kick off a four-day tour starting on friday. they'll be joined by their wimps and some 100 other surrogates will be standing out around the country, condoleezza rice, bobby jindal and senator marco rubio of florida. >> talk about a final push. >> we guarantee it for barack obama, too, we just don't have the details yet. and tuesday is election night. finally you will want to join cnn's live coverage of election night in america beginning at 6:00 p.m. eastern time. it's upon us. next tuesday night. >> in the dark with candles. hopefully not. back to our starting point this morning. states from north carolina are still dealing with power outages from superstorm sandy. cory booker has been out on the streets of newark, new jersey, helping r
FOX News
Oct 30, 2012 6:00pm PDT
jobs, a healthy economy, and plan for our future. >> that's why we're voting for mitt romney and paul ryan. >> sean: here's the thing that is rare, where they're both about the same. democrats are actually leading through a big part of that. is that not as effective as the ad which says my first time and comparing losing your virgin see to your first time voting? >> let's be honest. those ads are pathetic and they ought to be ashamed. this ad communicates to women on the issues they care about. again, there's no yelling, no screaming, no accusations. p sean, what no one has talked about is how the republican campaign is now almost 50% positive. you don't hear any positive ads for barack obama. romney's made a very smart decision here, running ads that n and what he's going to do. >> sean: so all the momentum is moving in governor romney's direction. who would have thought they had to send bill clinton to minnesota and biden to pennsylvania. they've got to shore up michigan. they're fighting for their life in michigan and wisconsin, but then ohio is very close. >> there are three
FOX News
Oct 31, 2012 2:00am EDT
no matter what is that mitt romney became a new candidate there was a us nu race october 3. and that was the story in october. the economy is the issue. unlike byron i do believe that people can't stand either of the candidates. and they already can't stand the obama administration they're going to decide on the economy. and economy alone. >> the one area is issues of war. and it has this to point out this isn't just arising on the eve of the election but going on now six weeks. benghazi as we approach tuesday? >> it has. look, you can be a casual consumer and understand they have to the been straight forward with the american people from the beginning. whether selling us different stories or telling us things or whether the president saying just last week that he has shared every piece of information with the american people as soon as he got it. that is false. he hasn't been. his administration withheld information. it's an outrage. i think we don't get answers to the questions because we're an election season. it doesn't mean we can't demand answer asks won't get answers to the qu
CNN
Oct 31, 2012 12:00am PDT
voters are basing this on the economy. maybe you have 1% of voters out there, undecided. an interesting event. but if romney had it in the cards to win before i'm not sure it would shift things enough against him. >> i guess it still comes down to swing states and in many of those, what may be more important for both candidates, the inability to get to both places like ohio in the last few days. >> sure, romney spending time in ohio, and that's where this election comes down to. obama up by 2, 2 1/2, 3 points. in history, candidates overcome leads like that, it's pretty hard. a small lead, when you have so few undecided voters left, thard of the state already voted and turned out, it's challenging and that's romney's biggest hurdle, entirely ohio. >> have you been described as a potential one-term celebrity pollster. how did you react? you are a bit of a rising superstar. if you get it wrong, obama 75% chance of winning. if he were to lose now, will you resign? what happens to positivelister experts like you? >> this is where we give probabilities. a weather forecaster said hurricane sa
CNN
Oct 31, 2012 12:00pm EDT
ways. it goes to the heart of the economy. people assume the economy may be improving slightly, like youngstown. but has it recovered fast enough and would it do better under mitt romney? the other issue is with this ad, whether this say pattern of mitt romney on trying fast and loose with the facts. the fact checks her a fie s hee day with this particular ad. this state couldn't be tighter. this thing is tight. and both campaigns are going all out to win ohio. >> the people you talked to in ohio, what do they make of this? do they think this is a very relevant issue to them? >> absolutely. it is an economic issue. it is an issue of the region's recovery. it is extraordinary, chrysler's profits are up 80%. but ohio, especially this part of ohio we're in, northeastern ohio has seen manufacturing leave the state for decades. all of a sudden it is starting to comeback. so there is a sense of optimism. this is the first time that ohio's unemployment rate is lower than the nation's. but no republican has ever been elected without winning ohio. that's why the romney camp deeply investing.
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